Jorge Carrascal scored a goal in the River Plate victory 1-4 against Newell’s Old Boys for date 11 of Argentine football. It was his seventh with the team, the second of this season in which he begins to be much more adapted to the requests of his coach.
Mobility, to receive free. “Jorge, go ahead Jorge.” An obligation with the tone “Take charge” from Marcelo Gallardo to Juan Fernando Quintero in 2018. If the Colombian has the ball with space, it is lethal. This way, he makes a difference in the one against one due to his dribbling or breaks lines to throw down walls that cause damage..
He tried it during the match in Rosario at the Marcelo Bielsa stadium. In principle it had more bad than good. After the local draw in the first half, he found himself in trouble to handle the ball judiciously. Nor could he escape from his markers and got lost in that gray period of River.
On the verge of leaving at 72 ‘, he combined the DT’s requests through a play of his own. He received unopposed at the door of the area, he chose a pass with Julián Álvarez before an individual attempt and in hand-to-hand with goalkeeper Alan Aguerre defined with a left foot. Golazo.
In his own way, he gave peace of mind to the team that approached the leaders Talleres and Lanús. With 21 points he is two from being the first in Argentine football.
“In other games we played better and we were complained that we were not effective. Sometimes it happens this way and it is welcome to be able to win it. It is making it difficult for us to give the team a good dynamic, that is why the victory is valuable,” Gallardo explained .
The Colombian completed seven goals at River Plate. It is the second of this campaign. Two weeks ago he scored another of great invoice in the victory 1-2 against Sarmiento in Junín.
“I come on the rise,” he acknowledged.
On October 3 will be the superclassic against Boca Juniors at the Monumental. He will have two games before against Arsenal and Central Córdoba to continue scoring points with his DT. He wants revenge in the most important meeting of the semester.